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Benefits for a changing landscape


It may not be easy to predict times like these. But it can be easy to prepare for them.

Man in Maze

Employee benefits are more important than ever. Our financial foundations have shifted. Costs are up across the board. Our ability to save has taken a hit, and new challenges are on the horizon.


Employee benefits like disability, critical illness and accident coverage make all the difference when people need them most. For more than 160 years, benefits solutions have been our business. Understanding the needs of the people who rely on them and the businesses that offer them is at the heart of what we do.


Why benefits from Unum


Financial protection benefits from Unum help protect what matters most when you need it most. Disabilitycritical illness and accident coverage can help cover the costs of injury and illness, providing crucial financial support during times of uncertainty.


In 2011, Unum paid more than $6 billion in benefits to our customers. 1 More than 20 million people at 170,000 companies count on Unum benefits — including 37 percent of Fortune 500 companies.2


Find out more about what we do, who we are and how we can help you stay ready for what's next.



*1. Unum internal data, 2011
2. Fortune Magazine, May 2011. Unum customer database for Unum in the U.S. Unum UK and Colonial Life, 2011.